The Resource The strictest school in the world : being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken, by Howard Whitehouse ; with illustrations by Bill Slavin

The strictest school in the world : being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken, by Howard Whitehouse ; with illustrations by Bill Slavin

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The strictest school in the world : being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken
Title
The strictest school in the world
Title remainder
being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken
Statement of responsibility
by Howard Whitehouse ; with illustrations by Bill Slavin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sent to St. Grimelda's School for Young Ladies to be cured of her unladylike behavior, 14-year-old budding aviatrix Emmaline Cayley is trapped in a terrifying place where a dark force keeps the students in line, forcing her to face her greatest fear so that she can make her escape
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NLC
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Whitehouse, Howard
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W5865
LC item number
St 2006
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Slavin, Bill
  • Walker, Tara
Series statement
The mad misadventures of Emmaline and Rubberbones
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  • Inventions
  • Fear of flying
  • Inventions
  • Boarding schools
  • Yorkshire (England)
  • Fear of flying
  • Boarding schools
  • Yorkshire (England)
  • Teenage girls
  • Teenagers
  • British in India
  • Aunts
  • Women headmasters
  • Friendship
  • Pterodactyls
  • Kites
  • Humorous fiction
  • Alternative histories
  • Nineteenth century
  • Peur de prendre l'avion
  • Inventions
  • Internats
  • Yorkshire (Angleterre)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The strictest school in the world : being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken, by Howard Whitehouse ; with illustrations by Bill Slavin
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Publication
Note
Edited by Tara Walker--T.p. verso
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036887203
Label
The strictest school in the world : being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of flying machines, mostly broken, by Howard Whitehouse ; with illustrations by Bill Slavin
Link
Publication
Note
Edited by Tara Walker--T.p. verso
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036887203

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